Things to Do Thirsk - Yorkshire Dales

The World of James Herriot, Thirsk


Visit the home and veterinary surgery of Alf Wight, the “real” James Herriot, and go behind the scenes of the hit TV series, “All Creatures Great and Small”. Read more

Robert Thompson’s Craftsmen Ltd, Kilburn


Beautiful, high quality oak furniture designed by the company that the famous Mouseman of Kilburn founded. There is also a Mouseman Museum. Read more

Thirsk Racecourse, Thirsk


A great day out for family and friends, including themed events. Read more

Thirsk Furniture Trail, Thirsk


Discover the workshops and timeless beauty of solid wood craftsmanship around Thirsk. Read more

Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Sutton Bank


A visitor centre with an exciting new exhibition, Lime and Ice, located on Sutton Bank, home to the White Horse. Read more

Rural Arts (The Old Court House), Thirsk


A family-friendly venue hosting events, courses and workshops for all ages, with a shop and cafe. Read more

Ritz Cinema, THIRSK


A community cinema run by volunteers since 1995. Read more